QA Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$77,768
$5,700
Additional Cash Compensation
$83,468
Total Compensation
Median: $78K
Min: $40K
Max: $115K

How Much Does a QA Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a QA Engineer in Austin is $77,768. The average additional cash compensation for a QA Engineer in Austin is $5,700. The average total compensation for a QA Engineer in Austin is $83,468. QA Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous QA Engineer employees in Austin.

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QA Engineer jobs in Austin

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
+23
Hyliion is seeking a highly motivated and energetic Software Quality Assurance Engineer to join our team in Cedar Park, TX. This position will develop, implement, and maintain software quality related processes, procedures, and performance metrics in support of the Company’s software quality discipline. The successful candidate will have a history of documented success supporting the delivery of high-quality, safety-compliant software. This

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
+23
Hyliion is seeking a highly motivated and energetic Software Quality Assurance Engineer to join our team in Cedar Park, TX. This position will develop, implement, and maintain software quality related processes, procedures, and performance metrics in support of the Company’s software quality discipline. The successful candidate will have a history of documented success supporting the delivery of high-quality, safety-compliant software. This position reports to the Vice President, Software Engineering.

Backend QA Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
+30
Add new features to the password cracking platform. Manage day-to-day password cracking. Participate in a fast-paced environment.

Senior QA Automation Engineer

Remote
1 week ago
+27
As our Sr. QA Automation Engineer, you would have the opportunity to work with the development team in building and executing comprehensive suites of automation test plans and cases. You’ll build and enhance an automation framework from the ground up, automating tests of newly integrated features, and developing toolsets to augment QA and Development testing. You will collaborate with people across the company while delivering the highest-quality products in a timely and cost-effective manner, during a time of astronomical growth and product expansion.

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Austin
4 days ago
+50
The Test Engineer will evaluate and execute procedures for maintaining high standards of quality and reliability for all software developed for retail, mobile and online distribution. This position is responsible for developing and executing tests on new and existing products to ensure that they meet requisite functional and technical compliance and maintain high overall product quality. Test Engineers will also Interface with other Social Gaming staff to resolve issues in a timely manner. 

QA Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
+46
SecureLink's QA Engineers use our software products daily to certify their quality and confirm that our customers are getting a scalable, stable, and exceptional product. Their knowledge about our products allows them to provide valuable feedback to developers, product managers, and other stakeholders within the organization. In this role, you'll have plenty of opportunities to make a real impact on the direction of the team and the organization as a whole. Day-to-day responsibilities include:

Senior QA Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
+19
As a Senior QA Engineer you’ll work hand-in-hand with Engineers and designers in creating, executing, and iterating on our test plans; you’ll perform manual testing across the platform in addition to working with our QA lead to develop our automation practice. If you are interested in work that will be used by millions of people, then this could be a great opportunity for you to consider!

QA Engineer Salary ranges

The most common QA Engineer salary in Austin is between $70k - $80k.

Average QA Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title QA Engineer make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $94,600 on average.

QA Engineer Salary by gender

The average QA Engineer salary for women is $71,500 and the average QA Engineer salary for men is $78,192.

QA Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a QA Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $110,000. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $64,200.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $73,078
Min: $42K
Max: $165K
Junior Software Engineer $73,991
Min: $60K
Max: $105K
QA Engineer $77,768
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $89,262
Min: $61K
Max: $130K
Front End Developer $100,174
Min: $65K
Max: $153K
Salesforce Developer $102,385
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Automation Engineer $105,048
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
Data Engineer $105,244
Min: $55K
Max: $150K
Game Developer $105,600
Min: $65K
Max: $141K
Sales Engineer $109,238
Min: $68K
Max: $168K
Android Developer $110,308
Min: $73K
Max: $135K
iOS Developer $111,386
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
DevOps Engineer $112,581
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Software Engineer $113,149
Min: $65K
Max: $188K
Systems Engineer $123,276
Min: $90K
Max: $152K
QA Manager $126,575
Min: $95K
Max: $150K
Security Engineer $131,857
Min: $61K
Max: $180K
Data Architect $131,944
Min: $98K
Max: $200K
Site Reliability Engineer $134,667
Min: $105K
Max: $150K
Senior Software Engineer $135,562
Min: $95K
Max: $200K
Machine Learning Engineer $142,500
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Lead Software Engineer $144,654
Min: $112K
Max: $177K
Hardware Engineer $147,000
Min: $147K
Max: $147K
Database Administrator $148,333
Min: $133K
Max: $163K
Engineering Manager $149,697
Min: $109K
Max: $220K
Principal Software Engineer $155,179
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Director of Software Engineering $173,283
Min: $140K
Max: $240K
Data Engineering Manager $175,000
Min: $175K
Max: $175K
Vice President of Engineering $212,500
Min: $145K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $244,833
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Skills that affect QA Engineer salaries in Austin

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QA
2% have this skill
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SQL
1% have this skill
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Javascript
1% have this skill
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Front-end
1% have this skill
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DevOps
1% have this skill
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Ruby
1% have this skill

Recent QA Engineer salaries in Austin

$60,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $60,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Austin
$78,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $78,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$68,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $68,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Application Analyst reported a yearly salary of $80,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Application Analyst reported a yearly salary of $80,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$68,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $68,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $80,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Austin
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Austin
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $85,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
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